Sermons by Rev. Tyler Dirks

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Senior Pastor

Reactions to Jesus

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Sermon Text: Luke 4:14-30 Sermon Outline: Impressive Opposed Overcome Reflection Questions: How – specifically – have you been IMPRESSED with the staggering authority and glory of Jesus in the past month? How have you opposed and undervalued Jesus in 2019? What can you do to repent and become obsessed with Jesus for the remainder of […]

The Power of God

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Sermon Text: Luke 4:1-13 Sermon Outline: Weakness Withstand Temptation It Is Written Reflection Questions: After all of the build-up, the hype, the prophetic promotions, the miracles, the angel visitations, a genealogical proof of pedigree, and a dramatic baptism experience – what would you expect Jesus to do with all of this momentum? How is God […]

The Son of God

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Sermon Text: Luke 3:15-22 Sermon Outline: Supremacy Suffering Sacrifice Reflection Questions: Do you feel a healthy intimidation of Jesus? When you read descriptions of Jesus like the one in Revelation 14:14-20 how do you feel about Him? What is your practical plan for broadcasting the news of the true King and His world domination? How […]

Productivity

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Sermon Text: Luke 3:7-14   Sermon Outline: Bear Fruits in Keeping with Repentance Generosity   Reflection Questions: According to God, what is ‘the secret’ to productivity? Who (specifically) do you need to call today and tell them “I was wrong; no excuses; I hurt you; I’m sorry.” Who (specifically) do you need to share with […]

A Man After God’s Own Heart

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Sermon Text: Luke 2:40-52 Sermon Outline: He’s Human Priorities Who Is This Kid? Reflection Questions: The Bible says that Jesus is fully human, and that though He never sinned, He was tempted in EVERY WAY that you’ve been tempted. Why and how is this personally meaningful to you? What do you prioritize? If you stare […]

Something Bigger Than Yourself

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Sermon Text: Luke 2:21-39 Sermon Outline: Dedicated Division Delight Reflection Questions: What are you manifestly most dedicated to? Read Luke 12:49-53. When, and how, have you experienced the division that Christ came to bring? Why, specifically, do you feel overjoyed (or offended) by the crucifixion of Jesus of Nazareth?

Who Was the First to Know?

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Sermon Text: Luke 2:8-20 Sermon Outline: The “Unimportant” Good News of Great Joy for All People Treasure It Reflection Questions: God made “unimportant” people the first carriers of the most important birth announcement in the history of the universe. WHO do you pay attention to? WHO do you ignore? WHO do you need to start […]

The Master at Work

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Sermon Text: Luke 2:1-7 Sermon Outline: Inconvenient Invitation Inventive Reflection Questions: What’s a recent inconvenience that God ordained for you to experience? How have you gotten to know God better amidst inconvenience? What peculiarity of God’s methods have you begun to acquire a taste for?

What’s On Your Mind?

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Sermon Text: Luke 1:67-80 Sermon Outline: I. Wondering at God’s Wife II. Wondering Amidst Waiting and Weakness III. In Awe of Atonement Reflection Questions: What do you make of God’s choice of wife? Where does your mind go in moments of weakness and waiting? Where does your mind go when you are being attacked and […]

“Assurance of Things Hoped For”

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Sermon Text: Luke 1:39-45 Sermon Outline: I. Hope Makes Haste II. Hope’s Herald is Tiny III. Hope Holds God’s Blessing   Reflection Questions: How have you recently made haste to tell people about the assurance of things hoped for? Has Jesus done anything relevant in your life that you are bursting to tell others about? How […]